Robert M Fortgang

Robert M Fortgang

Employment / Labor Attorney

Simsbury, CT

AVVO

RATING

9.3

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No Misconduct

Answers and Advice

456 questions answered.

About Me

Whenever I am asked to speak in public I enjoy sharing with my audience that I do not write wills or do house closings ...but if they have employment issues relating to "hiring" "firing" or "managing-in-between" ...my message will likely hit home. I firmly believe that neither employers nor employees have an absolute lock on stupidity ...and given the right (or wrong) set of circumstances, either...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Fees

Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Client Reviews

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Top Shelf

Posted by: John about 4 years ago.

I have known Rob for 30 years. He has represented me on several occasions during that time. He, successfully negotiated a separation contract that...

Excellent combination of highly professional service and reasonable price.

Posted by: a Employment client over 2 years ago.

This firm offers service excellence at a reasonable price. All services are delivered in a timely manner. Fortgang and Associates is an excellent...
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Endorsements

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Charles Houlihan JR
Charles Houlihan

Simsbury, CT

Over 3 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. Rob has extensive experience in employment controversies and diligently stays on top of this rapidly changing legal specialty....
Leon L Lemaire
Leon Lemaire
About 4 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer's work. For over 35 years I have made referrals to Rob on matters of his expertise. He is one of the finest attorneys I have...
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Résumé

License

1980 License Status: Active for the state of Connecticut.
Last updated by Avvo: 09/23/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1984 – present

Robert Fortgang Associates

Education

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1980 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of Bridgeport School of Law

Awards

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2013 BV Rated

Martindale-Hubbell

Associations

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1980- present Member

Connecticut Bar Association


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Portfolio

Publications

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1999 Legal Counsel and contributor of employment related forms and articles, including the At-Will Hiring Package

Connecticut Human Resource Reports, LLC

1998 Series of monthly newsletters for the membership of the Connecticut Small Business Federation

Personnelly Speaking©

Speaking Engagements

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2011 Hiring, Firing & Managing In-Between

at Employment Issues Update

2010 The Employment Law Answer Man

at Windsor Chamber of Commerce

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